Jaquira Diaz

Thursday, September 16, 2021

Workshop

10 – 11 am CST

Emy Frentz Art Guild

423 2nd St. Mankato, MN

This event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase.

Craft Talk

3 – 4 pm CST

Minnesota State University Mankato

Centennial Student Union Room 245

This event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase.

Reading

7:30 – 8:30 pm CST

Minnesota State University Mankato

Centennial Student Union Room 245

This event is free and open to the public. Books will be available for purchase.

Jaquira Diaz was born in Puerto Rico and raised in Miami, Florida.  She is the author of Ordinary Girls:  A Memoir, winner of a Whiting Award, a Florida Book Awards Gold Medal, and a Lambda Literary Awards finalist.  Diaz is the recipient of two Pushcart Prizes, an Elizabeth George Foundation grant, and fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Kenyon Review, and the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing.